Priyanka and Meghan met at the ELLE Women in Television Event in 2015 and immediately formed a connection. "Meghan and I sort of just got on really well," the Quantico star recalled to
Jimmy Fallon of their introduction that night. "And we were both filming in Canada at the same time. And we just met, and chatted."
After becoming fast friends, Meghan described the India native as "unbelievable" in an interview with Press Trust of India (per >India West), and revealed Priyanka was a fan of her show. "She has become a really good friend. ELLE Magazine in the U.S. hosted a dinner celebrating Women in TV, and we met that night—turns out that she really likes Suits."
Aside from their shared love for Indian rice dish biryani, Priyanka told > Jenny McCarthy
> Jenny McCarthythey bonded over more than just food and styles, saying, "She's always been someone who's so just aware and interested in the world. That's what we bonded on—was how much we feel like we contribute to that as public people."
But the Isn't It Romantic star tried to downplay their connection (and talk of her friend's love life) when she visited The Wendy Williams Show in 2017, telling the nosy host she wasn't even sure she'd the guest list for the wedding, let along be considered for a bridesmaid role.
"I don't think I'm that close to her," she said of being in the wedding party. (Of course, we all know she did in fact make the guest list.)
And when Priyanka and Nick Jonas first got engaged, the couple took a secret trip to London for her new fiancé to meet her best friend and Harry, spending time at the royal couple's country home. A source told E! News Nick earned Meghan's seal of approval, revealing she was "very excited" for the betrothed pair. "Everyone is very happy and they are definitely a great match."
Source : https://www.eonline.com/news/1015219/breaking-down-meghan-markle-s-famous-friends-and-why-they-re-fiercely-defending-her-now